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Bobo-Dioulasso

(ˈbəʊbəʊdjuːˈlæsəʊ)
n
(Placename) a city in W Burkina Faso. Pop: 396 000 (2005 est)
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Ideally located within close proximity to Bobo- Inter, Customs and Cotecna's offices the decision to boast resources in Bobo Dioulasso proved to be a key factor for the groups' appointment for the construction contract.
La tension reste perceptible dans les principales provinces de Dioulasso (ouest), notamment dans la 2e ville du pays Bobo Dioulasso (ouest) et a Fada-Ngourma ou les protestataires ne comptent pas lacher prise.
The ruling party headquarters in the second city of Bobo Dioulasso and the city hall was also torched by protesters, witnesses said.
Burkinabe officials said there were also large-scale protests in Bobo Dioulasso, Burkina's second biggest town, and Ouahigouya, to the north.
Some of the women live in Ouagadougou while others have come from Bobo Dioulasso, Burkina Faso's second largest city.
Cannabis cultivation has been reported across Burkina Faso, but is more prevalent along the southern borders, the outskirts of Ouagadougou, near Bobo Dioulasso, and close to Boromo.
tuberculosis complex clinical isolates in 2001 from 79 tuberculosis patients living in Ouagadougou and 41 living in Bobo Dioulasso, the 2 largest cities in the country (2).
El Yazghi was received by President Compaore in Bobo Dioulasso (400 km from Ouagadougou), after the luncheon offered in honor of the personalities invited to the ceremonies marking the fiftieth anniversary of the independence of Burkina Faso.
Every two years the Ministry of Arts, Culture, and Tourism of Burkina Faso organises a National Cultural Week in Bobo Dioulasso.
Race organiser Hubert Auriol said he was shocked by the accident, which happened near the end of the eighth stage at Bobo Dioulasso, in Burkina Faso.
Air Ivoire also serves the Abidjan-Ouagadougou route and Air Burkina has a regional service linking Mali and Togo with Ouagadougou and Bobo Dioulasso.